11 days in New England Itinerary

11 days in New England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Madison
— 1 night
2
Newport
— 2 nights
3
Rockport
— 1 night
4
Wells
— 2 nights
5
Rockport
— 2 nights
6
Brimfield
— 1 night
7
Salem
— 1 night

1
night
Madison

Madison ©
Madison is a town in the southeastern corner of New Haven County, Connecticut, United States, occupying a central location on Connecticut's Long Island Sound shoreline. Hammonasset Beach State Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Hammonasset Beach State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Madison travel planner.

Washington DC to Madison is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Washington DC in August, things will get slightly colder in Madison: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You'll set off for Newport on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Madison

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park

2
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lizzie Borden House as well as Marble House. On the 3rd (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, thenexamine the collection at The Breakers, and then take in the exciting artwork at Thames Glass. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Thames Street, admire the striking features of Marble House, and then cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Newport road trip planning website.

Getting from Madison to Newport by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Newport, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rockport.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Lizzie Borden House
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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

1
night
Rockport

Rockport ©
Rockport is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): stroll through Good Harbor Beach.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rockport travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Rockport takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Rockport can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 6th (Tue), you're off to Wells.

Things to do in Rockport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Good Harbor Beach
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Good Harbor Beach ©
Good Harbor Beach

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nights
Wells

Wells ©
Wells is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Get in touch with nature at Wells Beach and Perkins Cove.

Plan trip to Wells with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Rockport to Wells in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rockport in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Wells, with lows of °F. You'll set off for Rockport on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Wells

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Perkins Cove
Highlights from your plan
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

2
nights
Rockport

Rockport ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Crane Beach. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Salem Witch Museum, take an in-depth tour of Witch House, and then stroll the grounds of Old Burying Point Cemetery.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Rockport using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wells to Rockport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Wells in August, Rockport is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Brimfield.

Things to do in Rockport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Salem, Crane Beach
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Crane Beach ©
Crane Beach
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum
Old Burying Point Cemetery ©
Old Burying Point Cemetery

1
night
Brimfield

Brimfield
Brimfield is a town in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States. For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Brimfield journey planning tool.

You can drive from Rockport to Brimfield in 2 hours. August in Brimfield sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 11th (Sun), you'll travel to Salem.

Things to do in Brimfield

Parks Breweries & Distilleries Museums

1
night
Salem

Salem
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Salem trip planner.

Getting from Brimfield to Salem by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 12th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Salem

Parks Outdoors Museums

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